SDS Launch Community Arts Focused Website for BAME Creatives

Funded through the The Arts Council, the website serves Croydon’s local talent via interviews with rising rappers Jords and Marc Jones, live sessions and educational information about the business, funding and financial aspects of the music industry. Founded by Makeda Bennett-Amparbeng and Jade Reid in

Man jailed following assault in Dagenham

A man has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years’ imprisonment and given a 15-year restraining order for breaking a woman’s leg, and then coughing on officers while claiming he had COVID-19 as they arrested him.  Darren Rafferty, 45, (06.01.75) of Bentry Close, Dagenham, pleaded guilty to

Make cycling a habit for life

Following the findings of Centre for London and London Environment Directors’ Network’s polling, which shows improved attitudes to cycling in walking in London, Siobhan Benita, said: “We mustn’t presume that this attitudinal shift towards cycling and walking will be permanent. We have to work to

Litta app launches UK fly-tipping alert system

Rubbish clearance app Litta has launched a new fly-tipping alert system, allowing individuals to report incidents in their local area within just 60 seconds. Users across the UK can quickly file a report through Litta’s website or app, where they can take a picture, add

Doro partners with giffgaff to donate phones to isolated seniors

Doro, the leading global supplier of telecommunication solutions for seniors, has partnered with the mobile network giffgaff to donate 500 Doro phones to isolated elderly people across the UK. The Doro-led initiative seeks to counteract the effects of loneliness during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. It